Aug 3, Book review: ‘Angelina’ by Andrew Morton. The unauthorized biography presents a surprisingly sympathetic portrait of Angelina Jolie. Jul 25, This book’s “also by Andrew Morton” list has. Angelina Jolie, the subject of Andrew Morton’s biography. . An Unauthorized Biography. Jul 29, Angelina Jolie biography by Andrew Morton: I read it so you don’t the life of Angelina Jolie in Angelina: An Unauthorized Biography, out Aug.

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If anything, the book paints her in an even more unflattering light, which I didn’t think was possible.

Morton’s “Salt” is a year-old, second-generation Hollywood actor who has spent her entire life in the public eye, careening through a crazy-quilt of rumor, truth and half-truth regarding in no particular order or veracity a fascination with death, heroin use, bisexuality, the serial inking of skin, the bedding of ange,ina women’s men, the winning of an Academy Award, a U. While I do respect the amount of money she donates to charity I just have issues with her whole thing.

Franziska De George who says, “The child whose mother abandoms them at six months not only has severe trauma, but beyond that the child is lacking a relationship with itself.

To read full review, please click the link below: It felt, for the most part, fairly objective.

Angelina: An Unauthorized Biography by Andrew Morton

No matter how bad it might be for you, chances are you won’t be able to put this book down until your mouth is dry and your blood pressure is racing. You learn many personal details about her life but she is largely unable to comment about the conclusions reached by Morton. To begin with, you think he may be correct, but the further you read, the more you realise that this is just a book full of conspiracy theories, not of facts. He’s OCD and quirky. I still think she is a homewrecker and a bit of an attention whore.

Kind of an interesting book, but with no sources–could be fiction. There were many more affairs with married actors than I had ever heard about, and although I knew she was into drugs, I didn’t realize how heavily.


Published July 31st by St. I didn’t enjoy that aspect of it but it was interesting to learn things about Angelina This is the first biography I have read about anyone famous. Laura Dern was dumped by Billy Bob for Ang. As a result, it’s hard to tell for whom this book was really written: Well, it was just okay.

Angelina Jolie biography by Andrew Morton: I read it so you don’t have to!

This is no mean feat for an actress in a world that does it’s best to compartmentalize all public women, and if possible, put them into a lockable box marked “sex symbol”.

Preview — Angelina by Andrew Morton. Thus, it had a tabloid feel here and there. Jul 17, TL rated it really liked it.

She pretty much dumped him after her first adoption What does Brad see in her? The concern is to an individual wondering how Ms.

Angelina Jolie biography by Andrew Morton: I read it so you don’t have to! |

But it’s an enjoyable, quick read, good for bus reading. Some speculation and concern that her first child was a black market baby taken from his parents.

Maybe that’s because, like salt, we have a craving for explanation, for back story, and Morton’s book offers a satisfying dose of both. She’s always taking off and leaving kids with Pitt and nannies.

And then there’s the fireball of fame that is “Brangelina” — which Morton suggests was at least sparked, if not fully kindled, while Pitt was married to “Friends” star Jennifer Aniston.

It’s hard to say what is fact and what is fiction. But she’s bright and has somehow become a world leader!

Angelina: An Unauthorized Biography

He says Marcheline didn’t see her for days at a stretch, never read to h Andrew Morton’s unauthorized biography of Angelina Jolie describes an abused child, raised to be promiscuous and exhibitionistic by an amibitious, selfish, and cold woman who pushes Jolie to succeed as an actress in ways that momma Marcheline never could. Not being a big fan of hers, I haven’t seen most of her movies. Ajdrew giving this 2 stars because even though it was uninteresting and there were no big revelations, Andrew Morton is a good writer and the information is presented well.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. When Angelina was about one year old, her mother–heartbroken due to her separation from Angie’s father Andrew Morton, in his unauthorized biography on actress and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie, cuts right to the byy of her neurosis.

He even employs the tried and true In-Touch magazine move of liberally quoting “Dr. In my opinion it was just a little too soon for this bio to be written.

It’s a little ridiculous. It is Morton’s way of trying to pull apart every thing Jolie has ever done or been accused of in her personal life and making reasons for why that happenned or what that represents in her personality. The way she treats her father is despicable. The tattoos, cutting, fascination with knives, and attraction to danger, etc. I felt sorry for her dad, Jon bought, with whom she has always had a tumultuous relationship.

She seems to sincerely want to help make this a better world. First of all, I’m reviewing the book, not the woman herself. How did she get to be such a famous actress when most people would go running from her in horror? Angelina is com This is a fun, gossipy read for those times when you need a celebrity fix. Not really sure how to “review” this book. Andrew David Morton born is one of the world’s best-known biographers and a leading authority on modern celebrity.

You’d think the “odd” part of the family would be the Voight side, Hollywood and all, when actually it was her mother’s family who thought they were above all.